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open day

Visit us in January to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our postgraduate courses.

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Kevin Silber, Senior Lecturer in Psychology, will explore the idea that the internet has now overtaken the human brain as the most intelligent entity on the planet.

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Join us for our Coaching and Learning conference designed to offer coaches in Derbyshire the opportunity to engage with sessions highlighting new and impactful research and concepts to develop and enhance their coaching.

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Distinct and deep-rooted cultural beliefs, myths and misconceptions about epilepsy in Sub-Saharan Africa have an astounding impact on access to health care. Following two episodes of voluntary work in a post war region of Northern Uganda, this talk will discuss the impact of culture and stigma on epilepsy care and will highlight the importance of demonstrating respect for diversity.

The University of Derby's Creative Ageing Research Cluster invite you to attend a seminar on 'Creative Ageing: Has our time come? Developments in politics, policy and understanding' with Paul Cann (Age UK) and Alexandra Coulter (Arts & Health South West).

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Speaking across the divide. The daughter of a concentration camp survivor and the grandson of a Nazi SS officer join forces to show why the Holocaust still has lessons for us all today.

Come along and participate in refining recruitment and retention practices with Knights 1759 in conjunction with Mattioli Woods.

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open day

Visit us in February to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our foundation courses. 

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Join us to hear from industry experts on logistics and supply chain, for an evening of topical discussion and presentations on the future of the supply chain.

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open day

Visit us in February to discover Chesterfield and find out more about our courses.

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taster day

Join us for an interactive taster day to find out more about your chosen course, explore our campus and find out more about studying in Buxton.

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The University of Derby's annual Music Production Show is a great opportunity to meet and network with a host of industry professionals. You can discuss important topics in our panel discussions. There will be plenty of exciting gear to explore on the stands in our exhibition space. All are welcome - admission is free!

Come and be inspired at our ‘Women in Engineering’ event from 6-9 pm, on 7 March celebrating International Women’s Day.

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open day

Visit us in March to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

University of Derby culinary students demonstrate their skills at an Open Day in the Devonshire Dome
open day

Visit us in March to discover our Buxton Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

University of Derby Buxton Campus Devonshire Dome
taster day

Join us for an interactive taster day to find out more about your chosen course, explore our campus and find out more about studying in Buxton.

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open day

Visit us in April to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

The University of Derby's Creative Ageing Research Cluster invite you to attend a seminar on 'Dogs and the Elderly: the significance of interspecies companionship towards the end of life' with Dr Angela Bartram (University of Derby).

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The event provides attendees with an opportunity to engage in research and evidence relevant to teaching in the Post-14 sector. It provides opportunities for attendees to extend their network and participate in workshops related to the topic.

University of Derby Buxton Campus Devonshire Dome
taster day

Join us for an interactive taster day to find out more about your chosen course, explore our campus and find out more about studying in Buxton.

University of Derby Campus, Kedleston Road site and Sports Centre
open day

Visit us in May to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our foundation courses. 

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We are hosting a full day conference to launch the national Dying Matters campaign 2019 in Derbyshire. Our aim is to support staff working across health and social care in encouraging open and honest conversations with patients, carers and colleagues.

Academic talking to prospective students at a Postgraduate Open Evening
open day

Visit us in May to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our postgraduate courses.

The University of Derby's Creative Ageing Research Cluster invite you to attend a seminar on 'New technologies & the active ageing: The adoption and non-adoption of new technologies by the active ageing' with David Bryson (University of Derby).

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open day

Visit us in June to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

University of Derby Buxton Campus Devonshire Dome
open day

Visit us in June to discover our Buxton Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

University of Derby Chesterfield
open day

Visit us at Chesterfield in June to explore our facilities and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

Academic talking to prospective students at a Postgraduate Open Evening
open day

Visit us in July to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our postgraduate courses.

University of Derby Kedleston Road
open day

Visit us in July to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our undergraduate courses.

Landscape of Kedleston Road site
open day

Visit us in August to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our foundation courses. 

Staff member talking to prospective students on arrival at a Postgraduate Open Evening
open day

Visit us in September to discover our Derby Campus and find out more about our postgraduate courses.

What's still currently running

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Whether you're trying to beat the course record, achieve a personal best time or simply finish an event, what you eat and drink prior to and during endurance performance plays a key role in whether those aims are achieved.